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Comments on John Barrett and Krystalli Damilati’s Essay (2004) "Some Light on the Early Origins of Them All"
Series: Buttressing the Human Niche ยท Empirio-schematics. Price: $2.25 USD. Words: 8,590. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Archaeology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology
In 2004, John C. Barrett and Paul Halstead edit a retrospective on Colin Renfrew’s book, “The Emergence of Civilization” (1972). In this theory-based essay, Barrett and Damilati discuss trends in archaeology since that publication. These comments examine their discussion in light of Maritain’s model of positivist judgment and category-based models of adaptation.
Comments on Stella Souvatzi, Adnan Baysal and Emma Baysal’s Essay (2019) "Is there Pre-history"
Series: Buttressing the Human Niche. Price: $1.53 USD. Words: 4,360. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Archaeology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology
Professors of Archaeology at Hellenic Open University, Greece, and at Trakya University, Turkey, write an introduction to their edited volume, “Time and History in Prehistory”. They ask, “Is there pre-history?” These comments celebrate this question and analyze the answer using the category-based nested form and the hypothesis of first singularity.
Comments on Kim Sterelny’s Essay (2011) "From Hominins to Humans"
Series: Buttressing the Human Niche. Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 4,130. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Evolution, Nonfiction » Social Science » Archaeology
In 2011, Kim Sterelny publishes an article in Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B, addressing the question of how sapiens became behaviorally modern. These comments address this issue from the point of view of the human niche, using category-based nested forms.
Pyramid Treasure
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Archaeology, Nonfiction » History » Ancient
Tomb raiders of the world unite! A hoe-down in Egypt tonight, for tomorrow we dig at first light. Are those wily Egyptian architects still fooling us after all these years? I think, yes. There is treasure at Giza waiting to be found. It is either high or low and not where we supposed. A few suggestions offered here and how to proceed.
Wildland Fire in Ecosystems: Effects of Fire on Cultural Resources and Archaeology (Rainbow Series) Part 2 - Effects on Prehistoric Ceramics, Stone Artifacts, Rock Images, Fire Behavior and Effects
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 19,440. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Fire Science, Nonfiction » Social Science » Archaeology
This state-of-knowledge review provides a synthesis of the effects of fire on cultural resources, which can be used by fire managers, cultural resource (CR) specialists, and archaeologists to more effectively manage wildland vegetation, fuels, and fire.
Etruscan Origins
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,700. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Social Science » Archaeology
The Etruscans remain one of Western Europe’s most enigmatic people. Where they came from is uncertain. Herodotus believed they were from Lydia. Dionysius of Halicarnassus argued they were indigenous to Tuscany. This overview sets out the models of causation used to explain their origins and incorporates the findings of recent DNA studies.
Le Storie di Maya e Topo Ao
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,190. Language: Italian. Published: February 16, 2014 by MJpublishinghouse. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Prehistory, Nonfiction » Social Science » Archaeology
Le Storie di Topo Ao e della Piccola Maya ci porteranno indietro di tantissimi anni, verso la fine dell'ultima glaciazione, e con pochi e leggeri tratti sapranno descrivere l'ambiente di quel tempo preistorico. Le piacevoli illustrazioni di Haisan danno colore e forma alla piccola Maya e al suo inseparabile amichetto, Topo Ao!
Atlantis the Eyewitnesses, Part II Legacy of Atlantis
Series: Learning Ancient Secrets. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,820. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient, Nonfiction » Social Science » Archaeology
We found an account of Atlantis written 9,250 years before Plato. We provide archeological finds and scientific facts that convincing prove that Atlantis really did exist. And we have found the remains. We present the evidence for the creation; the destruction; and the legacy of Atlantis. This is Part II The Legacy of Atlantis.